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The Poppy War (The Poppy War #1)

The Poppy War (The Poppy War #1)

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Winner of the Reddit Fantasy Award for Best Debut 2018‘The best fantasy debut of 2018' — WIREDA brilliantly imaginative epic fantasy debut, inspired by the bloody history of China's twentieth...
Monstress Volume 1: Awakening

Monstress Volume 1: Awakening

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Set in an alternate matriarchal 1900’s Asia, in a richly imagined world of art deco-inflected steampunk, MONSTRESS tells the story of a teenage girl who is struggling to survive the...
Iron Widow

Iron Widow

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Chinese history and mecha sci-fi combine in this dazzling YA retellingThe boys of Huaxia dream of the celebrity status that comes with piloting Chrysalises giant transforming robots that battle the...
The Dragon Republic (The Poppy War #2)

The Dragon Republic (The Poppy War #2)

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The searing follow-up to 2018's most celebrated fantasy debut – THE POPPY WAR.Rin is on the run… Haunted by the terrible choices she had to make to save her people,...
She Who Became the Sun (The Radiant Emperor #1)

She Who Became the Sun (The Radiant Emperor #1)

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HUGO AWARDWINNER FOR FOR BEST NOVEL 2022 THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER An absorbing historical fantasy, She Who Became the Sun by Shelley Parker-Chan reimagines the rise to power...
Babel: Or the Necessity of Violence: An Arcane History of the Oxford Translators' Revolution

Babel: Or the Necessity of Violence: An Arcane History of the Oxford Translators' Revolution

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Traduttore, traditore: An act of translation is always an act of betrayal. Oxford, 1836. The city of dreaming spires. It is the centre of all knowledge and progress in the...
The Burning God (The Poppy War #3)

The Burning God (The Poppy War #3)

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The exciting end to The Poppy War trilogy, R.F. Kuang's acclaimed, award-winning epic fantasy that combines the history of 20th-century China with a gripping world of gods and monsters, to...
These Violent Delights

These Violent Delights

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The brilliantly imaginative New York Times bestselling fantasy retelling of Romeo and Juliet set against the immersive backdrop of 1920s Shanghai.In glittering Shanghai, a monster awakens . . .A blood...
Spin the Dawn (Blood of Stars #1)

Spin the Dawn (Blood of Stars #1)

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A tailor in disguise. Three legendary dresses. The competition of a lifetime.Project Runway meets Mulan in this sweeping fantasy about a young girl who poses as a boy to compete...
The Three Body Problem (Remembrance of Earth's Past #1)

The Three Body Problem (Remembrance of Earth's Past #1)

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Translated by Ken LiuAfter a spate of apparent suicides among elite scientists, nanotech engineer Wang Miao is asked to infiltrate a secretive cabal. During his investigation, Wang is inducted into...
The Book of Goose

The Book of Goose

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A propulsive, seductive new novel about friendship, exploitation and intimacy from the prize-winning author of Where Reasons End Fabienne is dead. Her childhood best friend, Agnès, receives the news in...
The Grace of Kings (The Dandelion Dynasty #1)

The Grace of Kings (The Dandelion Dynasty #1)

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One of the Time 100 Best Fantasy Books Of All TimeThe fall and rebirth of an empire. With a cast of hundreds and a world unlike any you have seen...
Betraying Big Brother

Betraying Big Brother

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The Feminist Awakening in ChinaHow the Feminist Five and the rise of China's feminist movement are challenging China's authoritarian governmentOn the eve of International Women's Day in 2015, the Chinese...
If You Could See the Sun

If You Could See the Sun

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No secret is safe.Alice Sun has always felt invisible at her elite Beijing international boarding school, where she’s the only scholarship student in a sea of uber-wealthy classmates. But she...
The Last Quarter of the Moon

The Last Quarter of the Moon

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'A long-time confidante of the rain and snow, I am ninety years old. The rain and snow have weathered me, and I too have weathered them'At the end of the...
20 Fragments of a Ravenous Youth

20 Fragments of a Ravenous Youth

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'She's no good, that girl. Much too individualistic'This is the story of Fenfang who, determined to carve out a life more independent than her provincial roots, gets a job as...
A Lover's Discourse

A Lover's Discourse

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A Chinese woman comes to post-Brexit London to start over — just as the Brexit campaign reaches a fever pitch.Isolated and lonely in a Britain increasingly hostile to foreigners, she...
Unravel the Dusk (Blood of Stars #2)

Unravel the Dusk (Blood of Stars #2)

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Three magical gowns. Two kingdoms on the brink of war. One chance to save them all. Maia Tamarin proved her skill as a tailor when she wove the dresses of...
At the Altar of Touch

At the Altar of Touch

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Winner of the 2023 Victorian Premier’s Prize for Poetry From the 2020 winner of the Thomas Shapcott Award comes a sophisticated, impressive and rich collection of poetry that unpacks the...
Joan is Okay

Joan is Okay

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A wry and insightful portrait of contemporary life, this is the much-anticipated follow-up to the award-winning novel Chemistry.Joan is a thirty-something ICU doctor at a busy New York City hospital....
Our Violent Ends (These Violent Delights #2)

Our Violent Ends (These Violent Delights #2)

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The year is 1927, and Shanghai teeters on the edge of revolution.The heartstopping follow up to These Violent Delights, an imaginative, alluring retelling of Romeo and Juliet set in 1920s...
Daughter of the Moon Goddess (The Celestial Kingdom Duology #1)
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Daughter of the Moon Goddess (The Celestial Kingdom Duology #1)

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A captivating debut fantasy inspired by the legend of the Chinese moon goddess.THERE ARE MANY LEGENDS ABOUT MY MOTHER…Raised far away on the moon, Xingyin was unaware she was being...
Her Father's Daughter

Her Father's Daughter

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Winner of the non-fiction prize in the 2011 WA Premier's Book AwardsShortlisted for the non-fiction prize in the 2012 Victorian Premier's Literary Awards and the 2012 Queensland Literary AwardsAt twenty-something,...
The Message

The Message

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‘Jia's playful mix of tradecraft, puzzle-solving and human folly brings an original twist to the spy fiction canon' — Sunday TimesFive code-breakers gather in the mountains of China. Which one...
The Most Dammed Country in the World

The Most Dammed Country in the World

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In 20 short books, Penguin Classics brings you the new canon of great environmental worksOver the past 75 years, a new canon has emerged. As humans have driven the living...
The Wandering Earth

The Wandering Earth

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Winner of the Hugo and Galaxy Awards for Best NovelHumanity must rally together to save the Earth when its existence is threatened by the violent death throes of the sun....
Hold Up the Sky

Hold Up the Sky

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A collection of award-winning hard science fiction short stories. A Financial Times Book of the Year From the author of The Three-Body Problem, a collection of award-winning short stories –...
Strike the Zither

Strike the Zither

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A compelling epic fantasy, a female-focused reimagining of a Chinese classic, Strike the Zither is the first book in a duology by Joan He, New York Times-bestselling author of The...
Of Ants and Dinosaurs

Of Ants and Dinosaurs

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The alliance between ants and dinosaurs created a veritable Age of Wonder! But such magnificent industry comes at a price — a price paid first by Earth's biosphere, and then...
Death's End (Remembrance of Earth's Past #3)

Death's End (Remembrance of Earth's Past #3)

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Translated by Ken LiuThe final installment of China's best-selling, award-winning apocalyptic space opera trilogy that ranges from the 1960s to the heat death of the Universe.Read the award-winning, critically acclaimed,...
The Dark Forest (Remembrance of Earth's Past #2)

The Dark Forest (Remembrance of Earth's Past #2)

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Translated by Joel MartinsenThe universe is a forest, patrolled by numberless and nameless predators. In this forest, others are hell, a dire existential threat. Stealth is survival. Any civilisation that...
The Eighth Girl

The Eighth Girl

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One woman, many personas. But which one is telling the truth?Alexa Wu is a brilliant yet darkly self-aware young woman whose chaotic life is manipulated and controlled by a series...
This Time It's Real

This Time It's Real

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Get ready to fall in love in this hilarious romcom about a girl who begins a fake relationship with the famous actor in her class, perfect for fans of Meg...
The Man With the Compound Eyes

The Man With the Compound Eyes

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'You must love the land, my children, and ring it in with your love'On the island of Wayo Wayo, every second son must leave on the day he turns fifteen...
Hard Like Water

Hard Like Water

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Translated by Carlos RojasA laugh-out-loud political and sexual satire about the Chinese Cultural Revolution, by the acclaimed author of Serve The People! Hard Like Water is a brilliant satire about...
Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister

Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister

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A major new biography from the internationally bestselling author of Wild Swans, Mao and Empress Dowager Cixi- a gripping story of sisterhood, revolution and betrayal, and three women who helped...
South Flows the Pearl

South Flows the Pearl

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Chinese Australian VoicesSouth Flows the Pearl is a fascinating journey through the history of Chinese Australia. Taking the reader from Shanghai and the Pearl River Delta to Sydney, Perth, Cairns,...
Land of Big Numbers

Land of Big Numbers

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A dazzling debut collection which, deftly and urgently, tells the stories of those living in the biggest and most complicated country on earth.A brother competes for gaming glory while his...
China in One Village

China in One Village

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An unforgettable portrait of the tectonic shifts happening in rural China.After a decade away from her ancestral family village, during which she became a writer and literary scholar in Beijing,...
Heiress, Apparently (Daughters of the Dynasty #1)

Heiress, Apparently (Daughters of the Dynasty #1)

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The epic first novel in a sweeping series following the romantic lives and intrigues of the fictionalized descendants of a Chinese empress — now in paperback!Behind every great family lies...
Braised Pork

Braised Pork

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The dreamlike story of a young woman in contemporary Beijing forging a different life for herself, from one of our brightest new literary stars.One morning in autumn, just after breakfast,...
Monstress Volume 2: The Blood

Monstress Volume 2: The Blood

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The Eisner-nominated MONSTRESS is back! Maika, Kippa, and Ren journey to Thyria in search of answers to her past... and discover a new, terrible, threat. Maika Halfwolf is on the...
The Wall of Storms (The Dandelion Dynasty #2)

The Wall of Storms (The Dandelion Dynasty #2)

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The second book in The Dandelion Dynasty, the epic fantasy trilogy by Ken Liu.Kuni Garu, now Emperor of Dara, confronts the challenges of supreme power: both from within and without.Dara...
The Tensorate Series

The Tensorate Series

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The Tensorate Series brings together four genre-defining silkpunk novellas by acclaimed author Neon Yang.The Tensorate Series, which has been nominated for the Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy, Locus, and Lambda Literary...
Ghost Music

Ghost Music

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A pianist in Beijing must find a way to the life she really wants, in this atmospheric new novel from the critically acclaimed author of Braised PorkFor three years, Song...
The Chief Witness

The Chief Witness

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Escape from China's modern-day concentration campsA shocking depiction of one of the world's most ruthless regimes — and the story of one woman's fight to survive.I will never forget the...
1000 Years of Joys and Sorrows

1000 Years of Joys and Sorrows

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Ai Weiwei — one of the world's most famous artists and activists — tells a century-long epic tale of China through the story of his own extraordinary life and the...
Vagabonds

Vagabonds

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Translated by Ken LiuAD 2201: Earth and the colonies of Mars attempt a reconciliation after a century-long Cold War. Can two mutually antagonistic cultures forget the past and embrace the...
Under Red Skies

Under Red Skies

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The Life and Times of a Chinese MillennialKaroline Kan was born in 1989, the year of the Tiananmen Square massacre: her generation has always been caught between China's authoritarian politics...
Mao's Last Dancer: Young Readers' Edition by Li Cunxin (PL)

Mao's Last Dancer: Young Readers' Edition by Li Cunxin (PL)

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One day, not so very many years ago, a small peasant boy was chosen to study ballet at the Beijing Dance Academy. His mother urged him to take this chance...